Obama's Speech, Celebs Speak, and Gabby Leads the Pledge: DNC in Tweets

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The last day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC, was full of celebrities, touching moments, rousing speeches (I'm looking at YOU, Jen Granholm!), and -- finally -- President Obama's speech accepting the nomination. And social media was following right along:


President Obama Accepts the Nomination

Barack Obama's Nomination Speech 2012
Image: © Steve Jessmore/MCT/ZUMAPRESS.com


NEXT PAGE: The Bidens' Speeches

The Bidens' Speeches


NEXT PAGE: Twitter in Tears for Gabby Giffords

Gabby Giffords Leads the Pledge of Allegiance


This happened.


And it felt like all of Twitter choked up as Gabby Giffords led the pledge of allegiance.

NEXT PAGE: Celebs Take the Podium

Celebrities' Speeches



Kerry Washington



Scarlett Johannsen



Eva Longoria


NEXT PAGE: The Barn Burners

Frank, Granholm, Kerry Deliver Scorching Speeches


Barney Frank



Jennifer Granholm



John Kerry


What was your most memorable moment from the convention? Or were you not watching?

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